ASLIA (WA) Dr Andy Cornes

Livestreamed Hosted by ASLIA (WA)
31/01/2020 | Starts: 5:00 pm | Ends: 7:30 pm | Venue: The Grove Community Centre
Dr Andy Cornes is a renowned expert in deafness and mental health. Join us as he discusses:
• Interpreting in mental health and child protection
• The dangers of vicarious traumatisation
• ‘Leading’ patients in clinical assessments and how to avoid it.
• What is ‘neutral face’ and when should interpreters use it?
• Interpreting parenting assessments
• Codas and parentification
Presentation in spoken English with Auslan Interpreters.
Event will be livestreamed.
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Exploring the Muslim Deaf Identity

Hosted by ASLIA NSW & Sweeney Interpreting
08/02/2020 | Starts: 10:00 am | Ends: 3:00 pm | Venue: Lebanese Muslim Association - 71-75 Wangee Rd, Lakemba NSW 2195,

Come along and learn how interpreting can happen in the world’s second largest religion!

Observe the prayer, increase your vocab and take a tour of a Mosque!

All that and more…


N.B. this is not able to be live streamed

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Interpreter Stories 2

14/02/2020 | Starts: 6:00 pm | Venue: John Pierce Centre, 25-35 High St, Prahran

Interpreter Stories is back!  We are excited to announce two of the line-up so far – Veronica Pardo, Harriet Devlin-Dunbar, Elise Stewart and Russell Watts!  Russell is one of Victoria’s interpreting pioneers, a former deaf welfare worker and Australian deaf tennis team coach!  We cannot wait to see you all at this networking event.  Stay tuned for the next two presenters in the coming weeks!

* The stories will be delivered in Auslan and we encourage the use of Auslan during networking time to ensure an inclusive space for our deaf attendees. This includes a request for no chucotage interpreting by individuals please. No other interpreting will be provided other than for Deafblind attendees.

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